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The Mason City Assessor’s Office is closed to the general public until further notice. Please contact us by phone at 641-421-3061, or by emailing us. We appreciate your patience and cooperation.

 

Frequently Asked Questions

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  • What does the Assessor's Office do?

  • How do I find out where my property lines are?

  • How do I locate my parcel pins?

  • How do I find out who owns a property?

  • Do you have contact information for a property owner?

  • How do I find out what a property sold for?

  • How do I sign up for the Homestead/Military exemption?

  • How do I find out what the parcel number is for a property?

  • How does the Assessor determine my property value?

  • What is Classification?

  • What is Market Value?

  • How often is my property reassessed?

  • When are Assessment Notices mailed?

  • My assessment has not changed, why have my property taxes increased?

  • What is a levy rate?

  • What is a rollback?

  • What do I do if I disagree with the assessed value of my property?

  • How is the Assessor appointed?

  • What is the Conference Board?